Hoover Elementary School

Loras College Spring Break Clinic

March 23 – March 23, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.
Location Loras College AWC
Event For Grades PreK-8
Cost $30
Organization Loras College Men's Basketball
Contact Chris Martin
Phone (563) 588-7738
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Additional Information
•Camp Director: Chris Martin •180 Minutes of Small Group Instruction •8:1 Camper-to-Coach Ratio •College Coaches and Players •Games and Individual Instruction •Age Specific Contests •$30 per Camper, per Camp •$50 per Camper for both Camps •Free T-Shirt

Loras College Spring Break Clinic

March 25 – March 25, 2019
Start Time 1:30 p.m.
Location Loras College AWC
Event For Grades PreK-8
Cost $30
Organization Loras College Men's Basketball
Contact Chris Martin
Phone (563) 588-7738
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Additional Information
•Camp Director: Chris Martin •180 Minutes of Small Group Instruction •8:1 Camper-to-Coach Ratio •College Coaches and Players •Games and Individual Instruction •Age Specific Contests •$30 per Camper, per Camp •$50 per Camper for both Camps •Free T-Shirt

Stuart Little

March 31 – March 31, 2019
Start Time 2:00 PM
Location University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Event For PK-3 Students and Families
Cost Children: $9, Adults: $15, Family 4-Pack (2 adults, 2 children): $39.00
Organization University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Contact University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Phone (563) 585-7469
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Additional Information
A merry musical about a noble mouse born into the Little family who jumps headlong into adventures big enough to match any imagination. Although he is quite different from other members of the family, Stuart is loved by all - except perhaps Snowbell, the family cat.

Ice Skating Classes

April 6 – May 18, 2019
Start Time 8:30-9:15 a.m.
RSVP By April 5, 2019
Location Mystique Ice Center, 1800 Admiral Sheehy Drive, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Grades PreK-8
Cost $95
Organization Dubuque Skating Academy
Contact Tammy Remakel Ryan
Phone (563) 275-6576
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Additional Information
Learn to Skate Classes for the local community

Wonderful Weavings

April 10 – April 10, 2019
Start Time 4 p.m.
RSVP By April 10, 2019
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For Ages 5-8
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Bailey Keimig
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Welcome spring by exploring a fun way to make art by learning to weave at the library! Create a beautiful wall hanging to take home and decorate your space. This program will meet in the 2nd floor Maker Space. For ages 5 to 8. Register online or call the Children’s Help Desk at (563) 589-4225, x2228

The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System

April 14 – April 14, 2019
Start Time 3 p.m.
Location University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Event For K-5 suggested, open to all
Cost Children: $9, Adults: $15, Family 4-Pack (2 adults, 2 children): $39.00
Organization University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Contact Farber Box Office
Phone (563) 585-7469
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Additional Information
When the planetarium is closed and the field trip is ruined, Ms. Frizzle saves the day! The Magic School Bus blasts off into outer space to explore the solar system. Ms. Frizzle gets separated from the group and her class must travel through the planets and beyond to rescue her.

Make a Difference 5K

April 27, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.
Location Heritage Pond
Event For All Ages
Cost $30
Organization Unified Therapy
Contact Doug Frank
Phone (563) 583-4004
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Additional Information
The Make a Difference 5K is now entering its 10th year of raising money to benefit those in our community. Last year over $10,000 was raised and we had over 300 participants! To celebrate a decade of making a difference we are looking to make this our biggest year ever.

12th Annual Rams Cheerleading Day Camp

May 18, 2019
Start Time 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
RSVP By May 1, 2019
Location Dubuque Senior High School
Event For Grades PreK-8
Cost $40
Organization Dubuque Senior Cheerleading Team
Contact Terri Mayberry
Phone (563) 543-3063
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Additional Information
Come and join the Dubuque Senior Cheer team for a day full of cheering, jumping, dance, stunting, eating and have fun with friends. All information is on the flier that is included.

Dubuque Chorale Children’s Choir Vocal Interviews

May 18 – May 18, 2019
Start Time 9:15 AM
RSVP By May 4, 2019
Location Multicultural Family Center; 1157 Central Ave; Dubuque
Event For Grades 2-5
Cost Free
Organization Dubuque Chorale Children's Choir
Contact Mary Beth Ferring
Phone (563) 580-6229
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Additional Information
Voice placement interviews will be 5-7 minutes in length; no preparation necessary. Children should be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

Safety Rules Bike Rodeo

May 18 – May 18, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.
Location Dubuque County Fire Training Center, 14928 Public Safety Way, Dubuque
Event For Grade 1
Cost Free
Organization Finley Hospital, The Bike Shack, Dubuque Police and Fire Department
Contact Karen Vaassen
Phone (563) 589-2570
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Additional Information
Free bike safety inspection and fun bike safety education through a safety riding course. The Dubuque Police and Fire Department will also be there to meet with the kids.

Host an AFS exchange student

August 8 – June 23, 2020
Location Dubuque, Iowa
Event For Families with any age student
Cost Free
Organization AFS USA
Contact Gwen Rudy
Phone (646) 381-3376
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Additional Information
Hosting an exchange student forms real, lasting relationships with a student from abroad. You and your family will learn about a new culture while sharing all about yours.

Asbury Summer Recreation

June 10 – July 19, 2019
Start Time 9:30 AM
RSVP By June 7, 2019
Location Asbury Park - 5499 Asbury Road
Event For Ages 5-12
Cost $86-98
Organization City of Asbury
Contact Kayla Morrison
Phone (563) 556-7106
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Additional Information
Our most popular summer program focuses on a wide range of activities for children ages 5-12. Kids will be grouped based on age. Activities include games, crafts, sports, field trips, days of learning at the library, and lots of fun! We will meet at Asbury Park from 9:30 am-12:00 pm on M/W/F.

Adventure Pass

January 1 – December 31, 2019
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For City of Dubuque Residents
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Michael May
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Adult Dubuque city resident library cardholders may reserve one free family pass per year to each of these destinations: National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, Dubuque Figge Art Museum, Davenport Putnam Museum, Davenport Niabi Zoo, Rock Island Quad City Botanical Center, Rock Island

Vet Camp

June 11 – August 13, 2019
Start Time 1-5 p.m.
Location Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Event For Grades 5-7 (this school year)
Cost $50; Full and Partial Scholarships available
Organization Dubuque Regional Humane Soc.
Contact Outreach Coordinator
Phone (563) 583-3314
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Additional Information
If you have interest in a career working with animals, choose to attend one of our Vet Camps offered this summer! Vet Camp is an exciting, hands-on learning program aimed towards middle school students interested in digging into the down and dirty of veterinary medicine.

Kids & Critters Camp

June 12 – August 9, 2019
Start Time Varies
Location Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Event For Grades K-5 (this school year)
Cost Weeklong Camp= $150, Day Camp= $35; Full and Partial Scholarships available
Organization Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Contact Kelsey Schmidt
Phone (563) 583-3314
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Additional Information
The Dubuque Regional Humane Society (DRHS) offers both day and week-long Kids & Critters camps that provide a wonderful opportunity for children to learn about positive animal interactions and participate in character building activities during their summer break.

Two by Two Character Camp

June 17 – June 21, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon
Location Two by Two Character Development, 470 W 4th Street, Dubuque
Event For Ages 6-10
Cost $85/child (includes daily snacks, stuffed eagle with carrier, character book, and Two by Two tote)
Organization Two by Two Character Development
Contact Chelsea Pell
Phone (563) 513-0059
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Additional Information
Join Two by Two this summer for an exciting week of activities, field trips, and friendship building! Campers will receive a stuffed eagle with carrier, keepsake character book, and Two by Two tote, plus experience literature, art, and outdoor activities.

Two by Two Character Camp

July 8 – July 12, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon
Location Two by Two Character Development; 470 W 4th Street, Dubuque
Event For Ages 6-10
Cost $85/child (includes daily snacks, stuffed eagle with carrier, character book, and Two by Two tote)
Organization Two by Two Character Developme
Contact Chelsea Pell
Phone (563) 513-0059
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Additional Information
Join Two by Two this summer for an exciting week of activities, field trips, and friendship building! Campers will receive a stuffed eagle with carrier, keepsake character book, and Two by Two tote, plus experience literature, art, and outdoor activities.